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[pruh-koh-fee-ef duh] /prəˈkoʊ fiˌɛf də/ (Show IPA), 1894–1974, U.S. airplane designer, manufacturer, and writer; born in Russia.
The Seversky Donets River wends through the town of 5,000, and its banks are a popular camping destination.
Ukraine Families Flee Into the Forest to Escape Brutal Fighting in Sloviansk Yusuf Sayman June 9, 2014
Ariel, 1928–2014, Israeli military and political leader; prime minister 2001–06. a fertile coastal plain in ancient Palestine: now a coastal region N of Tel Aviv in Israel. a city in W Pennsylvania. a town in E Massachusetts. Also, Sharen. a female given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “a plain or flat area.”. Contemporary Examples […]
Alexander, 1889–1972, U.S. orchestra conductor, born in Russia.
Alfred [al-fred] /alˈfrɛd/ (Show IPA), 1839–99, French painter. Contemporary Examples In the next seven days, Flores-Williams will be filing an administrative appeal to have Sisley reinstated. Why Did America’s Only Pot Researcher Suddenly Get Fired? Abby Haglage July 9, 2014 The first time Dr. Sisley listened to a veteran with PTSD describe self-medicating with weed, […]
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Ailing [ahy-ling] /ˈaɪˈlɪŋ/ (Show IPA), . Qingling [ching-ling] /ˈtʃɪŋˈlɪŋ/ (Show IPA), . Meiling [mey-ling] /ˈmeɪˈlɪŋ/ (Show IPA), . Ziwen [zœ-wuhn] /ˈzœˈwʌn/ (Show IPA), . . noun a piece of music, usually employing a verbal text, composed for the voice, esp one intended for performance by a soloist the whole repertory of such pieces (as modifier): […]
Charles Jones, 1866–1918, Chinese merchant (father of Ai-ling, Ch’ing-ling, Mei-ling, and Tse-ven Soong). Ai-ling [ahy-ling] /ˈaɪˈlɪŋ/ (Show IPA), 1888–1973, wife of H. H. Kung. Ching-ling or Ch’ing-ling [ching-ling] /ˈtʃɪŋˈlɪŋ/ (Show IPA), 1892–1981, widow of Sun Yat-sen. Mei-ling or Mayling [mey-ling] /ˈmeɪˈlɪŋ/ (Show IPA), (Madame Chiang Kai-Shek) 1897–2003, wife of Chiang Kai-shek. Tse-ven or Tzu-wen [tsoo […]